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About

On Hitched.co.uk since 2020

Last update: February 2024

Fai Archer Hair and Makeup is a beauty business based in Greenwich, in the South East London area of England. With over 14 years of experience in the industry, Fai is passionate about creating flawless looks that are natural but striking. Having worked on TV shows such as Love Island and the X Factor, she is skilled at producing high-quality and long-lasting beauty styles.

Services Offered

Fai begins each service with a consultation via email. That way, she can get to know you personally and understand your vision for your big day. Then, she schedules a trial so that you can test out your desired hair and makeup look before the event.

Whether you desire a natural or glamorous beauty look for your celebration of love, Fai Archer Hair and Makeup strive to bring your dreams to life.

  • Woman-owned

Frequently asked questions

What services do you offer?

Hairdressing
Makeup
Other (Microblading / nanoblading)

What is included in the wedding package?

Prices are based per person but there is a minimum fee of £350 for the wedding day - Additional pricing information will be included in an email once we receive your enquiry

How far in advance should I contact you?

ASAP - bookings can be made a few years in advance so it’s best to get in touch asap to make sure your date is available

Do you work at homes?

Yes

What is the charge for travelling?

On request

What is your main business area?

Make up

Could you stay with the bride until the photo shoot?

Yes

How many people can you beautify for one wedding?

As many as needed as I have a team that can work with me on the day

Can you provide your beauty services for pre-wedding and post-wedding photography?

Yes

What are the forms of payment?

Cash or bank transfer

Served in

Essex, Kent, South East London and Surrey

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Reviews for Fai Archer Hair and Makeup

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Zoe
Zoe Sent on 21/04/2024
5 out of 5 rating

Zoe Butler

Fai is an amazing make up and hair artist. She was a major part of making my wedding day unforgettable. She made me feel truly beautiful! Hire her!
Mandy
Mandy M. Sent on 29/02/2024
5 out of 5 rating

Thank you Fai!!

Fai is so talented, and a beautiful person. Just want to say a huge thank you for being there on our special day. The make up trial was great, I went to her studio, and we went through what we could do. In the end, I changed what I wanted on the day, instead of foundation, we would use concealer, and instead of hair up, it would be down. I don't usually wear make up, so wasn't sure what I wanted, and I wasn't used to the feel of foundation, so I am very glad for the trial. I felt very beautiful with the makeup, but also I felt like 'me' as well. I highly recommend Fai's expertise, she also has a very diverse portfolio. I would love to get some makeup lessons.
Natasha
Natasha C. Sent on 23/11/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Friendly, flexibly and just so talented

I was really anxious about getting my hair and makeup done for my wedding, its not something I've ever done before but Fai was just so friendly and approachable, she was so flexible with the makeup if I changed my mind or had any tweaks I wanted to make. I felt so beautiful on my wedding day and its all thanks to her beautiful skill and for making me feel so comfortable.
From the very start when we were first talking over Hitched Fai was friendly, informative and it just felt right! I had some last minute changes to my bridal party and Fai was so understanding to the change of circumstances.
Thank you Fai, all our guests commented on how lovely I looked and all the little girls called me a princess. I wish I could look that beautiful every day!
I also need to mention she made my mum look so beautiful too! My whole bridal party was so perfect thanks to Fai
Lauren
Lauren Y. Sent on 05/11/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Large wedding group - all perfect

We were a large group of: 5 bridesmaids (of different nationalities), a bride, a flower girl and mother of the bride, and every single one of us loved our hair and make up. I had the most amazing wedding, I was worried that it would start looking dry or cakey around my t-zone but it remained perfect (even when I woke the next morning). And I changed how I wanted my hair 3 days before and it was no stress at all. Fai also dyed and cut my hair before the wedding. I would recommend her to everyone! And for London, her prices are incredibly good.
Cleo
Cleo Sent on 12/10/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Me but elevated

I absolutely loved having Fai do my hair and make up, I felt like myself but elevated which was exactly what I wanted. I never wear my hair up but when I tried on my wedding dress I felt like I needed it up but just worried I wouldn’t feel confident. Fai was so lovely I got on with her so well, she made me feel absolutely gorgeous and all of my braids maids looked so stunning with a soft glam look
Mandy
Mandy W. Sent on 11/10/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Mrs Mandy Allen

Excellent service friendly, thoughtful approach including preparation. Major contribution towards our future.
Katherine
Katherine T. Sent on 07/07/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Fai created some serious magic for mine and my bridal party’s hair.

I’m so happy that I was lucky enough to book Fai for my bridal hair! I honestly couldn’t be happier with how mine and my bridesmaids’ hair turned out. She was also such a pleasure to have around too. Added bonus! :D
Jacqueline
Jacqueline Sent on 20/05/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Excellent bridal hair & makeup

I’d highly recommend booking Fai. Fai did a superb job for my hair and makeup for my wedding, as well as my mum’s hair and makeup. I was delighted with how it turned out. The hair and makeup lasted all day! Both looked great for the whole 12 hours. I love Fai’s style which is to create a look you’re comfortable with so you still feel like yourself.

To find someone who excels in both hairstyling and makeup isn’t easy. The fact Fai did both made the trial and the day much easier to plan. Fai is warm and friendly and a pleasure to be around. Thanks so much, Fai!
Deepika
Deepika G. Sent on 14/05/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Would highly recommend!

Fai did the hair and make up for my mother and bridemaid. Plus my bridal hair and make up and a flower girls hair. She was absolutely FANTASTIC. At the trial she really listened to what I wanted, liked and then was able to share what would work and wouldn’t! On the morning, she turned up on time, raring to go, calm and put us all at total ease. We all were so delighted with her work- she’s brilliant at what she does. My hair and make up were perfect- I have never felt so happy with my look and everyone raved at how lovely I looked. I wouldn’t hesitate in recommending Fai - she will make you and your bridal party look and feel AMAZING!
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Claressa S. Sent on 17/04/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Couldn't recommend enough

Fai was fantastic, she kept everyone calm and at no point did she rush anyone despite us running a little late. Her presence was such a relaxing addition to the day. Couldn't recommend her enough.
Lizzy
Lizzy H. Sent on 03/01/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Thank you Fai

Fai was amazing, not just the hair and make-up but she is just the kind of person you need around the morning of your wedding. My mum and I, were put so at ease with her, she even stepped in at short notice to do the hair of my bridesmaid.
I cant reccommend Fai enough. My makeup and hair looked beautiful and photographed fantasically. My hair even held up with (sideways) rain and wind on the albert bridge.
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Alison C. Sent on 21/11/2022
5 out of 5 rating

So glad I found Fai

Brilliant service from start to finish. A warm and friendly expert. My face looked like my best self and my hair was fabulous. Don’t hesitate in hiring Fai. You won’t regret it.
Clarissa
Clarissa A. Sent on 26/10/2022
5 out of 5 rating

Absolutely incredible!

Fai was just absolutely amazing! Can’t recommend her highly enough, so professional from start to finish and honestly felt like part of the family trying to help me calm down before my big day! Make up looked absolutely stunning I felt so confident and it held the entire night. Friendly, professional and just incredible make up. Would highly recommend if you want to have someone awesome make you feel beautiful for any occasion but especially your big day!
Chloe
Chloe M. Sent on 08/10/2022
5 out of 5 rating

Amazing hair and makeup

I’m so happy that I chose Fai as my bridal hair and makeup artist.

She was quick to respond and easy to communicate with from beginning to end. Despite multiple road closures, tube and train strikes on our Wedding day, Fai still managed to arrive early to set up for the morning!

Fai has a very calming energy and really helped to make the wedding morning feel both relaxed and enjoyable. I completely loved my hair and makeup and I still felt like myself, just a more glamorous version! My sister and mum were so pleased with the results of their hair and makeup too.
Elena
Elena M. Sent on 05/10/2022
5 out of 5 rating

Gorgeous make up and hair - highly recommend!

I was really nervous about getting my hair and make-up done as I lost quite a lot of hair in the past year. Fai instantly made me feel at ease, was super friendly and did an amazing job. At the trial she cut my hair extensions to the perfect length, and we tried a few different make-up options. My make-up on the day lasted well into the night and didn't irritate my super sensitive eyes (Fai made sure not to get too close to my waterline). I had so many compliments on the day - thank you Fai!
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